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42' Grand Banks
Seabrook, Texas
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For Sale

Little Yacht Sales
Sales Rep: Ken Joyce
Telephone: 281-334-2863

Fuel Efficient Twin Ford Lehman Diesels Engines

Copper Bottom Paint -  2017

Borg Warner Velvet Drive Marine Transmissions Rebuilt – 2014

NorPro 10.7 kw Generator with only 175 hours – 2014

Upholstery and Curtains Redone – 2013

Lower Teak Decks Replaced - 2010

Vetus Bow Thruster – 2014

Moonshadow is a true high quality, classic yacht that has been well maintained and is ready for the Great Loop! She is as pretty as she is sound with gleaming exterior wood trim and recently remodeled salon. Solid window seals, replaced lower teak decks and annually maintained fuel tanks are the typical Grand Banks issues that you don’t have to worry about with this yacht. All that and more for only $179,000. This is a great opportunity.

Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

Interior Layout

The Main Salon of Moonshadow can be entered from either the port or starboard side deck door. Once inside, you will find this to be a very comfortable space for relaxing or entertaining guests. Features include:

  • Starboard side, L-shaped settee with a Grand Banks yacht table
  • Portside straight settee with freezer cabinet aft
  • Port, starboard and aft drapes on windows
  • Bar storage areas with U-Line icemaker
  • Teak parquet sole with area rugs  /  Digital air conditioning control 
  • 12v reading lamps and overhead 12v lighting
  • 32" Samsung LCD television. Reception via KVH satellite or digital antenna

The Galley is located portside and forward on the same level as the salon. Items here include: 

  • Grunert holding plate refrigerator and separate Grunert holding plate freezer
  • Formica countertop and stainless steel sink
  • Maytag microwave oven / Princess electric cooktop and oven
  • Drawer and cabinet storage areas plus lift-up dish cabinet
  • Overhead 12v vent / 12v lighting

The Lower Helm Station is to starboard and has an adjacent side door. This offers a great alternative to running from up on the flybridge. 

  • Navnet V2 gps plotter/radar / AIS receive and transmit
  • Morse cable shift engine controls / VDO gauges / Danforth compass
  • Raytheon ST6000 autopilot / Datamarine Dart depthsounder
  • Icom IC-M100 VHF radio / Sea Arc battery charge indicator 
  • Cable steering system  / Glendenning synchronizer switch
  • AC & DC breaker panel  / NorPro generator control panel
  • Vetus bow thruster joy stick / Heart Interface Freedom inverter control

The Guest Stateroom and Head is forward from the salon level and down a few steps. Features of these areas include: 

  • V-berth arrangement with teak ceiling hullsides
  • Drapes over windows / Lewmar hatch overhead for vent and escape
  • 12v reading lamps / 12v overhead lighting
  • Hanging locker storage areas and drawers under berths
  • Forward anchor locker access / Air conditioner control 
  • The head has: a Masterflush toilet (5/2013), cultured marble counter with sink, bulkheadmounted shower head, teak grate sole, drawer and cabinet storage areas, window with drapes and 12v lighting

The Master Stateroom and Head are aft and down a few steps from the salon.  This large, comfortable space includes: 

  • A double size berth to starboard and a single berth to port with large floor space between
  • Teak parquet sole / Drapes on windows / 12v reading lights & overhead lights
  • Numerous drawers including a large paper chart drawer
  • Aft companionoway hatch and door / Book shelf racks
  • Large hanging locker forward / Air conditioner control
  • The head has: Dometic vacuum flush MSD (Re-built 8/2012)), tank level indicator, cultured marble counter with sink, drawer and cabinet storage areas, separate shower stall with teak grate, window with drapes and 12v lighting

Mechanical and Electrical

The main access to the engine compartment is through the salon sole. There is also a door under the forward cabin access steps. This is a nice size space with good access outboard of each main engine. The generator is aft and center with fuel tanks outboard of that. The water tanks are aft in the lazarette. 

  • Twin Ford Lehman SP135 diesel engines with approx 5050 hours
  • Borg Warner Velvet Drive marine transmissions rebuilt in 2014
  • NorPro 10.7kw generator in soft sound shield. New in 2011. 175hrs 
  • Dual 300 gallon mild steel fuel tanks with sight gauges / Dripless shaft seals
  • AlgaeX fuel conditioners / Racor filters on main engines and generator
  • Reverso oil change system  / West Marine battery combiner
  • Sentry battery charger / Heart 2000w inverter & charger 
  • Seaward 11gal water heater / Overhead 12v lighting
  • (3) Bilge pumps + one manual bilge pump / Glendenning engine synchronizer
  • 12v engine room blowers / Vacuum gauges on main Racors
  • Grand Banks fuel management manifold system

Exterior and Deck

One reason the Grand Banks 42 Classic is a fantastic cruising boat is because of her deck layout and features. 

  • Full walk-around sides, forward and aft deck spaces
  • Lower teak decks have been reconditioned and look great
  • Teak safety rails and stainless steel stanchions / Bronze cleats and hawse pipes
  • Bow pulpit with dual anchor rollers / Flag staff mounts forward and aft
  • Fender holders and deck storage box forward
  • 12v windlass with foot switches / Anchor washdown bib
  • Spade anchor with chain rode / Fwd & aft  50 amp shorepower connections
  • Sunbrella canvas covers on forward hatch, dinghy and boom 
  • Dorade vent over forward head / Hailer horn / Air horn trumpet
  • Textaline sun window covers on all superstructure windows
  • Aluminum mast & boom with steadying sail and 12v dinghy winch
  • Aft deck lazazrette for storage, steering gear access and water tanks
  • Port, starboard and aft gates in teak rails / Teak swim platform with ladder
  • Bottom paint job summer of 2017 / Vetus bow thruster installed 2010
  • Caribe RIB dinghy with Yamaha outboard  / Dual rod holders aft
  • Aft deck washdown / Aft deck shower

The Flybridge is accessed by steps on the port side. This area allows great visibility and plenty of seating for guests. 

  • Port & starboard forward and aft bench seats with storage below
  • GB L-settee on aft flybridge with storage below / GB teak yacht table
  • Sunbrella bimini top and weather boards / Flybridge enclosure with U zips
  • Morse engine controls / Cable steering / Danforth compass
  • Vetus bow thruster joystick / Raritan rudder angle indicator / VDO gauges
  • Raytheon ST6000 autopilot / Standard Horizon Ecplise VHF radio
  • Clairon stereo system with 4 speakers / Standard hailer 
  • Fireboy fire supression system / Intercom system 
  • Furuno Navnet 3D gps plotter radar / AIS send and receive 

The Listing Brokerage Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel regardless of information provided. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice. PLEASE NOTE: All electronics are listed for verification purposes but not warranted in the selling price of the boat.

Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters.  The broker cannot guarantee the true hours.  It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, any warranties expressed or implied and/or any engine service as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

All the yacht brokerage agents at the listing company are Independent Contractors.

Specifications, with Equipment and Information:
- Length: 42' 0"
- LOA: 42' 0"
- BEAM: 13' 7"
- Engine(s): Ford Lehman SP135
- Hours: 5050
- HP: 270
- Fuel: 300 gallons
- Water: 271 gallons
- Holding: 50 gallons
- Hull Construction: Fiberglass
- Manufacturer: Grand Banks
- Model: 42 Classic
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800 Mariners Drive - Pier 6/7
Kemah, TX 77565
Telephone: 281-334-6500
Fax: 866-748-5490

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